Tag: Citytrip

Maastricht – Walking

Maastricht – Walking

The moment you have all been waiting for has finally arrived: the final part in my ‘Maastricht’ series! This one is about the wonderful nature walk we did near Maastricht in a town called ‘Schin op Geul’. This wonderful walk actually took place before our…

Maastricht – Gulpener brewery

Maastricht – Gulpener brewery

After writing about the city and bookstores in Maastricht, I thought I would continue the series with a post about our visit to the Gulpener brewery in Gulpen. My friends and I rented some bikes and cycled the 15 km to Gulpen where the brewery…

Maastricht – Bookstores

Maastricht – Bookstores

In continuation of my introductory post about Maastricht (read it here), I wanted to share some bookstores I visited. If there are any bookstores I missed or should visit, either in Maastricht or anywhere else, let me know in the comments below! Bookshop Dominicanen This…

Maastricht – The City

Maastricht – The City

I haven’t done a non-reading post in a while and I thought I would switch it up with some posts about Maastricht. I got back a week ago from a short vacation there with a few of my friends from Delft. We rented a house…

Fenix Food Factory

Fenix Food Factory

I love having coffee with friends, as you might have noticed by the many café posts on this blog. I also love food, so this week I wanted to share a restaurant, that is not really a restaurant, but you can eat there (which is…

Kopjes, a Cat café in Amsterdam

Kopjes, a Cat café in Amsterdam

  I don’t have a cat, however I think if I lived in a house that could house a cat, I definitely would have one. Like me, not everyone can always have access to cats and in 1998 someone in Taiwan realized this and thought: Everyone should…

Fondazione Prada

Last weekend I went to Fondazione Prada in Milan. It is a very recent addition to the Milan scenery, having only opened on the 9th of May this year. The Fondazione Prada is an institution dedicated to contemporary art and culture and the new building…

Verona

I actually went to Verona a while ago (before Turin and Rome), but Verona is also worth a visit and here are some things to see/do! Verona is really easy to reach with the train from Milan and it costs about 24 euros for a…

Must-see buildings in Turin

After last weeks musings about whether you should or shouldn’t go on an exchange (read it here), I thought I would share some of the buildings I have visited in Turin when my father visited me three weeks ago (one other pro of going on…

Rome

Being in Milan makes it a lot easier to visit other cities in Italy. So when one of my friends said she wanted to go to Rome and knew an organization from the University that had planned a trip, I was in! We went the…